In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


My Brother’s Wrong Keeper

What if there were a federal program devoted mainly to white people? What would everyone say about that? I’m sorry to be the tarantula in the sleeping bag here, but I’m not too excited about President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative, or its expansion into the private sector with a new corollary group that will run on corporate donations. And not because I don’t think

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Letterman: Top Ten Things Dumb Guys Ask the President

As you may know, President Obama appeared on the David Letterman show Monday night to help mark the final few days of the Letterman Era. Dave did a special top ten list for the occasion. Thought you might like. Here, Letterman and Obama talk about their retirement plans and start laying the tributes to each other on a little thick. If you get choked up watching

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The Number Who Think Hillary is Honest: 25 Percent

Only 25 percent of those surveyed in a new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll said Hillary Clinton is honest. From the piece in the Wall Street Journal: Hillary Clinton’s stature has been battered after more than a month of controversy over her fundraising and email practices, but support for her among Democrats remains strong and unshaken, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds. In just

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REDLINE || Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Tuesday, May 5, 2015​ Good morning! In the news today: ISIS claims it carried out the Texas attack; Huckabee says pastors must obey Supreme Court on gay marriage; New Hampshire could be the key for Jeb; Does Bill really want Hillary to be president?; Clinton insists she only testify once on Benghazi; and a cry for help from Baltimore. Have a great day. Keith   ISIS claims responsibility for

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